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Panasonic Palmcorder PV-GS50

Panasonic Palmcorder PV-GS50
alaScore 74

33 reviews

Oct, 2016

alaTest has collected and analyzed 33 reviews of Panasonic Palmcorder PV-GS50. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. People really like the portability and size. The battery and image quality are also mentioned favorably, but comments are divided on the design.

usability, image quality, battery, size, portability

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Panasonic Palmcorder PV-GS50 is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 74/100 = Good quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Panasonic Palmcorder PV-GS50

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 7 user reviews of Panasonic Palmcorder PV-GS50 from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders on Amazon.com. Reviewers really like the reliability and portability. The size and battery are also appreciated, but there are some mixed comments about the image quality.

usability, battery, size, portability, reliability

100% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: Panasonic PVGS50S MiniDV Ultra Compact Digital Palmcorder (Silver)Panasonic PVGS50S MiniDV Ultra Compact Digital Palmcorder (Silver)

Oct, 2016

Consumer review by: MiniDVTester (shopzilla.com)

Best Overall Value in a MiniDV to be found!!!!!

 

Great Value, Ultra Compact Size, Intuitive Features

Only .69 Megapixel stills, but that's fine for e-mail

Jul, 2004

Consumer review by: Yakky (shopzilla.com)

A traveler's dream

 

compact, easy to use, and affordable

indoor low light settings must be done manually

Mar, 2004

Consumer review by: vin (shopzilla.com)

Question for downloading...

 

nice, small camera, but cannot download to computer

downloading very difficult

Jan, 2004

Consumer review by: netwrx (shopzilla.com)

Great Quality Mini DV Recorder! Loaded with features.

 

Compact, Easy to Operate, Durable Excellent Quality

Still shots are only good for email and are not for printing

Jan, 2004

Consumer review by: romy (shopzilla.com)

Good enough if not excellent

 

Size. Reasonable price. Ability to work as D/A converter.

Very weak software. LCD appears negative at certain angles.

Oct, 2003

Consumer review by: BigH (shopzilla.com)

The Pvgs50s is an A+ Mini Dv recorder

 

Size, features,quality, & price

For good low light recording you must adj controls manually

Sep, 2003

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

Didn't take long to figure it is Not as good as I thought

 

Small, quite, many features, many accessories

Poor indoor video quality. Poor stills, Poor MPEG4 clips

Jul, 2003

Consumer review by: (shopzilla.com)

An average video product

 

Price, features, included accessaries

LCD, Low light shootings, can not get spare battery

Jul, 2003

Consumer review by: romicom (epinions.com)

GS 500 at one month

 

I am cameroonian residing in South Africa with hobbies in photo and video. The built quality of this camera is very good, inspires confidence. it is on the larger side but has a pleasant feel on holding and surprisingly light. i nevertheless feel the ...

image quality ; built quality

battery ; lack of headphones

Apr, 2007

Consumer review by: za9ra22 (epinions.com)

A real gem for the videographer.

 

It was that time again. Time to start the search for a replacement for my camcorder - a Sony which has seen very heavy use and was beginning to show the signs of wear and tear. The Sony has been good. Hard to replace in many ways. When it was bought, ...

Impressive video quality, great handling and controls, optical stabilization, good optical zoom. Good battery life

Still images are average quality, flash is weak and ill positioned

Jan, 2007